Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics

International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics
International Freight Logistics Network launches all-new network for healthcare and pharma logistics The International Freight and Logistics Network (IFLN), a global organization of freight forwarders and logistics companies headquartered in Houston, Texas, has taken another big step in its ambitious...
July 23rd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot port News from GAC 22-Jul-2019 OVERSTAY PENALTY COSTS INCREASED Indonesia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS AT HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REDUCTION OF LIGHT DUES Suez Canal, Egypt VESSELS URGED TO TAKE SAFETY MEASURES Straits of Hormuz Overstay penalty costs increased Monday, July 22, 2019, Indonesia Overstay...
July 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Team Beijaflore Tour Voile Champions 2019

Team Beijaflore Tour Voile Champions 2019
.. Team Beijaflore Tour Voile Champions 2019 A truly unforgettable Super Final of the Tour Voile served up an even higher than usual dose of tension, excitement and top-level sailing – all set against the stunning backdrop of the Baie des Anges in Nice. A thrilling match within the match saw overall...
July 21st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019, Day 5

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019, Day 5
Coming down to the fifth race in the finals, Egnot- Johnson prevailed. Photo credit: Andrew Delves – RNZYS Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019, Day 5 Egnot-Johnson (NZL) survives a late charge by Takahashi (NZL) to win the finals 3-2; by all accounts, the closest racing in the 53-year...
July 21st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Fighting to the Finish in Nice

Fighting to the Finish in Nice
. Fighting to the Finish in Nice There is very little that is predictable about the racing in the Tour Voile and this 42nd edition is no exception. From the top eight boats that qualify for the Nautical Stadium Finals to the daily winners and even the wind conditions, anything can and does happen on...
July 20th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Jul-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 JULY-3 AUGUST 2019 Worldwide BRITISH SHIPS URGED TO AVOID THE STRAIT AFTER TANKER SEIZED Strait of Hormuz World Holidays: 21 July-3 August 2019 Saturday, July 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the...
July 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019, Day 4

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019, Day 4
Nick Egnot-Johnson (NZL) had a good day Friday, advancing to the semi-finals and then going 1-1 with Jack Parkin (USA). In the other Semi, pre-regatta favorite Leonard Takahashi (NZL) lost two races to Frank Dair (USA). The Semis, first-to-win-three-races, continue on Saturday, followed by the first-to-three...
July 20th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Jul-2019 MARINE WORKS OFF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Marine works off Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Friday, July 19, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 2 months, marine works involving reinstatement of breakwater and backfilling operations [are being] carried out...
July 19th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cheminées Poujoulat burns bright in Hyères

Cheminées Poujoulat burns bright in Hyères
Cheminées Poujoulat burns bright in Hyères Robin Follin, Gaulthier Germain and Antoine Rucard of Cheminées Poujoulat shot off the line in today’s Nautical Stadium Final and stormed around the course in textbook fashion, never really looking like they were in danger of being caught. Coupled with...
July 19th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

RMT demands urgent action on Royal Fleet Auxiliary pay as Government prepare to lift cap for other groups of workers

RMT demands urgent action on Royal Fleet Auxiliary pay as Government prepare to lift cap for other groups of workers
Mick Cash RMT demands urgent action on Royal Fleet Auxiliary pay as Government prepare to lift cap for other groups of workers Maritime union RMT today demanded action from the Government in an on-going pay dispute involving workers at the Royal Navy supplies lifeline – the Royal Fleet Auxiliary...
July 19th, 2019 | Labour Disputes, Rail | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 —

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 —
Jack Parkin (USA, Riverside YC) and his team of Bram Brakman, Victoria Thompson, and Wiley Rogers had a stellar day, 4 wins and 1 loss, to advance to second on the leaderboard Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 — 53rd GovCup: Leonard Takahashi (NZL) continues his winning ways;...
July 19th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Three gold medals decided at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships

Three gold medals decided at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships
… Three gold medals decided at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championship The penultimate day of the 2019 Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships in Gdynia, Poland saw three gold medals decided ahead of Friday’s final races. There are double celebrations in the 420 fleets tonight after Seb...
July 18th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Jul-2019 MARINE WORKS OFF WAN CHAI Hong Kong DREDGING IN SHING MUN RIVER CHANNEL, SHA TIN Hong Kong SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey Marine Works off Wan Chai Thursday, July 18, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 6 months, trimming and levelling of seabed works [is being]...
July 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move

WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move
An areal view of part of Houston Port. Copyright Ken Cedeno 2014 WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move ​18 July 2019 – Global port agency business, WaterFront Maritime Services (WaterFront) has today opened a local agency office in Houston, Texas. The company, which is one of the world’s...
July 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 – Day 2

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 – Day 2
Frank Dair (USA, California YC) had a good Day 2, moving up to second on the leaderboard one point behind leader Leonard Takahashi (NZL, Royal New Zealand YS). Round-robin racing continues on Thursday.(Picture credits: Tom Walker / Maserati) Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 Day 2:...
July 18th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Gdynia’s Butowski shines on home waters at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships

Gdynia’s Butowski shines on home waters at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships
. Gdynia’s Butowski shines on home waters at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships Local sailor Tytus Butowski is leading the hopes of the home nation at the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships in Gdynia, Poland, sitting atop of the Boy’s Laser Radial fleet. Butowski is a resident of...
July 17th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Jul-2019 WORKS AT TUAS WESTERN COAST Singapore NEW RECOMMENDED MAXIMUM DRAFT New Orleans, United States Works at Tuas Western Coast Wednesday, July 17, 2019, Singapore The working period has been extended for works at Tuas Western Coast has been revised. The works will now...
July 17th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol

GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol
. GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol Global logistics specialist launches innovative airfreight handling system at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport hub  GEODIS Netherlands announced the opening of its new Airside Gateway at Schiphol, which represents the beginning of a faster and...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 —

Balboa Yacht Club – Governor’s Cup 2019 —
Finn Tapper (AUS) and Leonard Takahashi (NZL) are tied for the lead at the 53rd GovCup after day one. Takahashi copped a pre-start penalty from the umpires in his match with Tapper, but managed to take the penalty and go on to win the match after Tapper’s incident with Matt Whitfield (GBR). Balboa Yacht...
July 17th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Jul-2019 LINES WATCH REQUIREMENT FOR WOOD CHIP VESSELS Bell Bay, Tasmania, Australia TEMPORARY TRANSIT DRAFT RESCINDED New Orleans, United States Lines watch requirement for wood chip vessels Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Bell Bay, Tasmania, Australia Due to the strong history of...
July 16th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Golfe du Morbihan Breizh Cola racks up breezy first win

Golfe du Morbihan Breizh Cola racks up breezy first win
Golfe du Morbihan Breizh Cola racks up breezy first win Port Barcarès delivered some superb breeze and brought youth and female teams to the fore in the Coastal Raid of Act 5. After almost four hours on the water, the youth team of Golfe du Morbihan Breizh Cola (Solune Robert, Louis Flament and Charles...
July 16th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data

Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data
.. Haifa Port Presents – A Brand-New Website Providing a Full, Transparent Real-Time Data After lengthy, meticulous planning, Haifa Port this week launched a single ground-breaking website which in effect is six different websites, presenting the Port’s activity in three languages attractively...
July 16th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, IT and Communications, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@1928 … the dragon* roars before the 2,000 point threshold!

The BDI@1928 … the dragon* roars before the 2,000 point threshold!
John Faraclas The BDI @1928 … the dragon* roars before the 2,000 point threshold! The BDI  (Baltic Dry Index) ended up earlier on today at 1,928 points – up 63 and for sure is read to go over and above the 2,000 mark which we haven’t seen since the 3rd of January 2014. Geopolitics: explosive!!! John...
July 15th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Public and Legal Notices, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 15-Jul-2019 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION & PILING WORKS AT DISCOVERY BAY MARINA CLUB Hong Kong 40′ DRAFT RESTRICTION PENDING SURVEYS New Orleans, United States POST-HURRICANE BARRY UPDATE Gulf ports, United States Marine site investigation & piling works at Discovery...
July 15th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Beach party opens the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships

Beach party opens the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships
. Beach party opens the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships The Port of Gdynia was baked in sunshine on Sunday night as the 409 sailors from 66 nations took to the city beach for the opening ceremony of the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships. A party atmosphere was present in the Polish city,...
July 14th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More